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Jason Horowitz intimates that darker motives are quickening opposition to Joe Lieberman's senate reelection bid in Connecticut, namely that, blogs hate Jews. Horowitz contacted Ezra Klein for a quote:
â€œThere is a suspicion that the blogs are not challenging Lieberman for the reasons they say they are,â€ said Ezra Klein, a writing fellow at The American Prospect who has been critical of Mr. Lieberman. â€œThat it is indicative of some larger and more pernicious influence. Itâ€™s a little bit harder to say that these are a bunch of liberals who have gotten organized and donâ€™t like Joe Lieberman.â€ [NYO]
Too bad Horowitz chopped off half the quote, the part where Ezra said that fatuous accusations of anti-semitism were part of the Lieberman camp's self-serving narrative of victimhood.